- ALD Automotive successfully acquires LeasePlan, creating a leading global sustainable mobility player with a fleet of 3.3 million vehicles.
- The combined entity will drive net zero initiatives and digital transformation in the fleet management and mobility industry.
- Alfonso Martinez Cordero and Tim Laver will lead the integration process in the UK, subject to regulatory approval.
ALD Automotive has completed its acquisition of LeasePlan.
This transformative move positions the combined group as a leading global player in sustainable mobility, overseeing a fleet of 3.3 million vehicles. Together, ALD Automotive | LeasePlan aim to drive the industry’s digital transformation and spearhead efforts towards achieving net-zero emissions.
Tim Albertsen, the Chief Executive Officer of ALD Automotive | LeasePlan, has selected Alfonso Martinez Cordero as the UK Country Managing Director. The appointment assures the stability of the company as Alfonso has held the position of Managing Director of LeasePlan UK since 2019. Once approved, Tim Laver will become the Deputy Country Managing Director.
Upon obtaining regulatory approval, the UK arms will initiate the integration process. The aim of the combined entity is to achieve sustained growth and enhance competitiveness, propelling both entities together to create a dominant force in the emobility sector.
The acquisition marks a significant milestone in the evolution of the fleet management industry. The consolidation of these two industry leaders not only expands their global reach but also strengthens their commitment to sustainable mobility solutions.
“It’s an exciting time to unite two market-leading organisations into one digitally enabled mobility provider, to deliver sustainable solutions for our customers. Our combined expertise, experience and scale will allow us to bring to market an unrivalled and truly game-changing service offering.
“It’s my privilege to have been selected to lead us through this period of integration and positive change, supported by one of the most talented teams in the industry.”
Alfonso Martinez Cordero